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Prior Park College: The Mansion With Link Arcades


  • Address: Prior Park
  • Travel Genus: Sight
  • Sight Category: Building


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Timeline

Y/M/D Person Association Description Composition Food Event
Y/M/D Person Association Description Composition Food Event
1734/00/00 Ralph Alen supervises the landscaping of Priory Park between the years 1734 and his death in 1764.
1742/00/00 Alexander Pope Landscape Architect Prior Park's English landscape garden is laid out per the advice from the Alexander Pope. Pope had a temporary disagreement owing to some slight shown to Martha Blount, but he was reconciled to him before his death.
1760/00/00 Capability Brown Landscape Architect During the 1750s and 1760s, Capability Brown landscapes the Park by extending the gardens to the north, removing the central cascade and making the wooded hillside (combe) into a single sweep.

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Particulars for Prior Park College: The Mansion With Link Arcades:
Sight Category Building

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English Listed Building List Entry Number: 1394453



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